NCLEXNational Council Licensure Examination
Every registered nurse aspirant is required to take the NCLEX-RN (National Council Licensure Examination for registered nurses) exam to obtain certification in any of the 50 U.S. states, the District of Columbia, or four U.S. territories, which include the Virgin Islands, American Samoa, Northern Mariana Islands, and Guam. It is designed to test the abilities, skills, and knowledge of a nurse, required for the safe nursing practice at the entry-level. The exam is organized by the NCSBN (National Council of State Boards of Nursing, Inc.) and is conducted by the testing vendor, Pearson VUE. Your competence level is gauged through an interactive system, known as CAT (Computerized Adaptive Testing).
Levels of Examination
The licensure exam, NCLEX-RN, generally uses the 5-step process.Each question falls in any one of the following categories:
- Intervention and implementation.
Topics to be covered for the Exam
The content of the exam generally comprises of the following:
- Physiological Integrity.
- Safe and Effective Care Environment.
- Health Promotion and Maintenance.
- Psychosocial Integrity.
Exam outside the U.S.
You can contact the customer service at
http://www.pearsonvue.com/nclex/contact/ if you wish to
schedule your NCLEX-RN licensure examination at a test center,
which is located outside the U.S. or Canada. For this, you will
have to pay VAT (Value Added Tax) and fee of $150.
Tips for before the exam
When you walk into that testing room, you want to feel confident and prepared. Here are some NCLEX tips you can implement prior to the exam:
- Focus on critical thinking & memorization
- Don’t cram for the exam
- Study the exam itself
- Take plenty of practice tests
Tips for during the exam
Feeling nervous is probably inevitable. But that doesn’t mean you can’t carry a few tokens of solace and solid advice with you on the big day. Here is some advice to help get you through the actual exam:
- Come prepared
- Try to visualize each situation
- Eliminate the false answers first
- Keep your cool
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